The Best Events in Dallas Including Beer and Trivia (Jan. 16 - 22)
New sandwich at Goodfriends: The Bird is the Word with grilled chicken breast, arugula, Brie, glazed pears, and a roasted garlic aioli
Wednesday, January 16
Tonight Goodfriend Burger House will tap all three beers from Avery Brewing Company's Dictator Series, which includes the Kaiser Imperial Oktoberfest, Czar Imperial Stout and Maharaja Imperial India Pale Ale. President and brewmaster Adam Avery will be in attendance to take your comments. Local band Holt and Stockslager will be there channeling Simon and Garfunkel. Doors open at 4:00, the three tappings are at 8:00, and music at 9:00.
Each Wednesday is $3 Texas Beer Night at The Libertine Bar. The line-up includes Deep Ellum, Peticolas, Revolver, No Label, Shiner, Rahr, Saint Arnold, Lone Star, Real Ale and Southern Star. Plus, this Thursday is Hoegaarden pint night. Each Thursday when you buy the featured beer, you keep the logo glass. However, it's only while supplies last so make haste.
Thursday, January 17
Chef DAT will have an Underground Dinner in the historic Junius Heights area in east Dallas. In addition to champagne and conversation, smoked salmon, gumbo, shrimp 'n grits and braised elk are on the menu. Email DAT@chefdat.com for reservations.
UPDATE: Chef DAT's Thursday's dinner is sold out. So, he's hosting a dinner this Saturday, January 19, in the Deep Ellum area. $85 per person, plus gratuity.
Dust off your old guitar. Your shot at the big time now awaits you at The Mason Bar. They're trying something new and each Thursday night will host an acoustic music competition.
Saturday, January 19
Chef Nicole's Secret Supper Club will have a 7-coure tasting menu dinner at 7:30 at My Private Chef in Deep Ellum. Chef Nicole is also looking for a new maitre d', if you happen to be looking for an extra gig.
Sunday, January 20
Community Beer Company is finally sharing its beer with the community. The brouhaha starts with a "pre-launch" at The Meddlesome Moth on Wednesday (January 16), The Common Table on Thursday (January 17) and Friday at Craft and Growler. Details.
And, since the first grand-opening tour sold out so quickly, they added a second tour on Sunday from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Monday, January 21
Due to the superior intelligence of their customer base, The Windmill Lounge has started hosting Team Trivia on Monday nights. Bring your bucket of random factoids and wisdom. Game time is at 7:00 p.m. Everybody play nice.